Alice Cooney Frelinghuysen: “Travels with Hattie & Eleanor — Researching Biography with Barbara Cooney”

Alice Cooney Frelinghuysen, the Anthony W. and Lulu C. Wang Curator of American Decorative Arts at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, recently visited Bowdoin to speak about the research of Barbara Cooney, her aunt, to prepare paintings for Hattie and the Wild Waves and Eleanor.

The event was free and open to the public, and presented by the Bowdoin College Museum of Art in conjunction with the exhibition: Barbara Cooney: Drawing Biography.

1 thought on “Alice Cooney Frelinghuysen: “Travels with Hattie & Eleanor — Researching Biography with Barbara Cooney”

  1. Thank you, Bowdoin College Museum not only for the superb exhibit – Barbara Cooney: Drawing Biography and yes for this wonderful lecture. and Nonie for this wonderful lecture. It was a wonderful perspective and extraordinary detailed candid enjoyable look about Maine’s beloved author, Barbara Cooney. Programs like this make Bowdoin College a top-notch place to visit again and again. Thanks for this video too!

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